Live From Pullman National Monument, December 3, 2017

Live From Pullman National Monument, a tourist and tourism hotspot, with Dr Lyn Hughes
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Live From Pullman National Monument
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with Dr Lyn Hughes and guests Jason Lesniewicz, PNM and Choose Chicago, Samuel Black, Heinz History Center

Live From Pullman National Monument with Dr Lyn Hughes and guests Jason Lesniewicz, PNM and Choose Chicago, Samuel Black, Heinz History Center

Headlined, Live From Pullman National Monument, December 3, 2017

Broadcast Date: 
December 3, 2017

Executive Director of The Kansas African American Museum

I'm a New York Times best-selling author with 20 years of journalism experience as a reporter, editor and columnist. I serve as a trustee at The University of Kansas school of journalism and I've been a Professional in Residence at the University of Oklahoma. I'm featured in the beat reporting chapter of the journalism textbook,

''Writing and Reporting News, A Coaching Method." I'm also featured in 'Roots and Branches: Preserving the Legacy of Gordon Parks' a documentary about WSU 's quest to acquire the collected works of the trailblazing photographer, writer,filmmaker and native Kansan.

In 2015, I co-authored ''Africa n Americans of Wichita '' with Arcadia publishing and was voted onto the Association of African American Museums' board of directors as communications committee chair. I am a member the Alpha Nu Boule chapter of Sigma Pi Phi since 2004.

Guest, Samuel Black

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Samuel Black
Samuel Black
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Director African American Programs Senator John Heinz History Center
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Samuel has over 25 years experience in museum and historical society institutions. He has served as manuscript curator for some of the most important historical resources in African American history. An award winning curator, writer, editor, lecturer, and researcher Samuel has numerous publications in peer review journals, encyclopedias, books, magazines, newspapers, and has written or edited three books, "Soul Soldiers: African Americans and the Vietnam Era (editor);" "Through the Lens of Allen E. Cole: A Photographic History of African Americans in Cleveland, Ohio (co-author)," and "The Civil War in Pennsylvania: The African American Experience (editor)". 

Samuel serves as the Immediate Past President of the Association of African American Museums and has been a member since 1992. He has also served on the executive council of Association for the Study of African American Life & History (ASALH); and former vice president of the Dr. Edna B. McKenzie Branch of ASALH in Pittsburgh. He is a member of the Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society of Pittsburgh.

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Live From Pullman National Monument

Live From Pullman National Monument, a tourist and tourism hotspot, with Dr Lyn Hughes
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Dr Lyn Hughes

Live From Pullman National Monument, a tourist and tourism hotspot, with Dr Lyn Hughes

This unique global-cast magazine format - Talk Radio Show focuses on all things Cultural Economic Development (CED) Or Tourism!

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